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Re: Floating Gaza Flotilla Thoughts / S D Rodrian

Von: George Dance (georgedance04@yahoo.ca) [Profil]
Datum: 05.06.2010 23:42
Message-ID: <d0343891-c8c8-4d39-95d2-c53d0bceddda@a20g2000vbc.googlegroups.com>
Newsgroup: alt.writing alt.philosophy.debate alt.arts.poetry.commentsmisc.writing
On Jun 5, 5:34 pm, Paul Heslop <paul.hes...@blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
> George Dance wrote:
>
> > On Jun 4, 5:41 am, Paul Heslop <paul.hes...@blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
> > > Will Dockery wrote:
>
> > > > On Jun 3, 6:05 pm, mattthirteen <sneezuschr...@cox.net> wrote:
> > > > > On Jun 3, 8:55 am, Paul Heslop
<paul.hes...@blueyonder.co.uk> wro
te:
> > > > >> Aardvark wrote:
>
> > > > > > > Oh, I think you deserve an opinion,
> > > > > > > even if you ARE a hate-monger.
>
> > > > > > fuck off troll
>
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Paul  (we break easy)
> > > > > > -------------------------------------------------------
> > > > > > Stop and Lookhttp://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
>
> > > > > now, now, paul...have u ever heard of a petard?
>
> > > > > i think u just stepped in it.  : )
>
> > > > So whatever happened to Rob "Mushmouth" Evans? I remember
he was th
e
> > > > only person I'd seen ever actually use that word,
"petard".
>
> > > > --
> > > > "Shadowville Speedway" CD on Artemis Records:
> > > >http://www.artemisrecords.net/dockeryconley.html
>
> > > I always thought it was what old cusses said when they spat into a
> > > spittoon :O)
>
> > FWiW, a petard is a small bomb: sort of an early version of a
> > fragmentation grenade. (So "being hoist by your own petard" means
> > blowing yourself up.) Which is why I did not understand the guy who wa
> > saying you stepped in one of them.
>
> > > --
> > > Paul  (we break easy)
>
> > (then stay away from petards)
>
> how the hell did he hoist himself with a grenade?
> --
> Paul  (we break easy)  

When you blow something up, it flies through the air, either whole or
in pieces; that's what the 'up' signifies.



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